Sampson, George

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Two letters addressed to J.H.P. Pafford, dated 28 Nov and 7 Dec 1944. With envelope.

Administrative / Biographical History

George Sampson (1873-1950) was a noted educationist who wrote widely on the teaching of English and other subjects. He was an Inspector of Schools (LCC); General Secretary of the English Association; and a member of the Departmental Committee on Teaching of English in England, and the Cambridge Advisory Committee on Religious Instruction. He died in 1950.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to this collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the supervised environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room. Uncatalogued material may not be seen. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Acquisition Information

Gven by J.H.P. Pafford in 1973.

Other Finding Aids

Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

7" x 5"

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.

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